Welcome To 13Ten Business Solutions, LLC
Innovative and tenacious, results-driven management with outstanding leadership abilities, skilled at implementing lean manufacturing / operating methods and leading change in competitive environments.
Highly accomplished business development strategist with demonstrated success driving productivity to grow revenue and implement continuous improvement.
Solution-focused leader proficient at reducing cost and utilizing resources to meet time-critical deadlines. Implement change in operations and systems to optimize productivity and improve value and profitability.
Excellent communicator with relationship-building skills for collaborating with individuals from diverse backgrounds and at all levels of the organization.
Sound analysis and decision-making abilities complemented with strong problem solving skills as well as the talent to identify and develop innovative and creative opportunities and solutions for improvement.
“Hope is not a business strategy” is my key planning and executing mantra.
Key areas of competency:
Team Recruitment, Development & Deployment
Strategic / Tactical Planning & Implementation
Production Capacity & Resource Allocation
Multi-functional Collaboration / Leadership
Complex Program / Project Management
Integrating Systems & Process Solutions
Product Quality, Cost & Benefit Analysis
Optimizing Financial Performance / ROI
Performance Improvement & Metrics / Change Management
Example of results from application of skills:
• 100% on time delivery of scheduling requirements met, enabling production to start on time while ensuring staff safety by managing project planning through severe storm watch.
• 8% cost improvement achieved within six months by implementing 5S, VFM, Cellular Manufacturing, and Lean Principles within production facility.
• $25+ million operating cost reduction realized by managing development and implementation of Cellular Manufacturing.
Meet Your Coach/Consultant
My name is Chuck Knabusch, the founder of 13Ten Business Solutions, LLC. With over four decades of experience in business operations management, you can trust me to be your guide to success. I'm all about boosting results, and integrity is my top priority! I’ll provide you my wealth of experience, a customized approach, and a results-driven mindset. You can count on me to support you every step of the way, offering practical insights, tailored strategies, and accountability.